Everybody needs one! Lovely, light as a feather, perfect for summer big white shirt. Very roomy but because ramie can be woven very thinly it does not add bulk to the body, it stays cool even in tropics and looks fabulous.
The shirt has long sleeves but with two sleeve button and a strap, you can roll them up and they'll stay up. The front has two large breast pockets, the shirt is button down so it can be worn closed or opened. sides fall a small amount lower and have 6" slits on sides. The shirt is comfortable, light and romantic, it reminds me of Out of Africa film (but happier).
100% ramie. Ramie is a plant grown mostly in Asia and is very sustainable - it can be harvested up to six times a year. It has been used to produce textile for thousands of years - it is very strong, white fiber that looks a bit similar to linen. It has a beautiful silky luster and it can be woven loosely to provide wonderfully light garments. Perfect for warm weather.
Made in China (see a note from LA-based Manufacturer below). Machine washable in cold water.
Garments run very loose in sizing. I usually wear Medium but I can fit into XS and S comfortably on this one. Length for size Small is approx. 29" lowering to 32" on the sides. 35" from the nape (middle of back under the collar), the bust is about 42-43" around for Small size.
Dimensions below come from the manufacturer but actual garments are quite generous in size.
Mfgr Table of the body (not garment) suggested measurements
size XS S M L XL 2 - 4 6 - 8 10 - 12 14 - 16 18 - 20 bust 32.5 - 33.5" 34.5 - 35.5" 36.5 - 38" 39.5 - 41" 42.5 - 44" waist 25 - 26" 27 - 28" 29 - 30.5" 32 - 33.5" 35 - 36.5" hips
35 - 35"
37 - 38" 39 - 40.5" 42 - 43.5" 45 - 46
Kleen is a U.S.A. based manufacturer with production facility in China. This is what they do:
1. We absolutely do not use sweat labor. In fact, all of "1. We absolutely do not use sweat labor. In fact, all of workers in our factory are insured by the company. We go to the extent of even offering room and board if the employee is not local.
2. We do our best to not have anyone work overtime. But if the division manager decides we need to speed up the process, we will pay overtime. Our management has a restriction in place that an employee cannot have more than 20 hrs of OT a week. Our working hours are from 8:30 AM to 12, 12-1 is time for lunch/naps, than 1-5:30.
3. Our facilities are inspected everyday by each of the division managers. They report to our general managers if they see any problems with safety/employee health issues etc. We're a US company and while production is done in China, we comply and follow US rules & regulations.
4. Our facilities are inspected everyday by each of the division managers. They report to our general managers if they see any problems with safety/employee health issues etc. We're a US company and while production is done in China, we comply and follow US rules & regulations. 5. We moved the office from LA to China in 2000 and have had a wonderful relationship with our supplier since then. Most of the fabric mills have net 30-60 payment terms with us. (meaning there is trust and solid relationship)
Easy Returns and Refunds
All clothing items and natural products (except underwear and socks) are returnable for refund or exchange within 30 days of the receipt, as long as they are unused and unwashed, with tags remaining.
Mail items to: Natural Clothing Co, PO Box 69, Snohomish, WA 98291 with your name and note if to issue a refund or exchange. That's all, no extra effort needed.
Clothes exposed to perfume, scents of any kind or cigarette or cigar smoke cannot be returned; please keep this in mind when trying on your clothes. We cannot accept items that have been washed, worn, or soiled in anyway for return or exchange. Thank you for understanding!
All returns are credited back in the same form of payment. Credit amount for the return applies to the cost of merchandise only, not the shipping cost.
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